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February 27th in history:

Historians believe a speech by Abraham Lincoln on this day in 1860 gave him a major boost toward the presidency. Lincoln impressed an audience with an address at the Cooper Union hall in New York City, raising his national profile. 120 more words

Today In History

4 Freedoms

The Hartford Public Library will host what promises to be an interesting panel discussion next week on freedom of speech, freedom of worship and freedom from want and fear. 101 more words


Only Children in Politics

Lucille Forer, The Birth Order Factor, 1976, 116-7

Only children, sometimes eminent in politics, are often friendly and well liked.  Like Franklin D. Roosevelt, they may have that charm and personal magnetism known as charisma.   41 more words

हा 'नाणेनिधी' नावाचा इतिहास आहे !

(दुसऱ्या महायुद्धापर्यंत ब्रिटनकडे असणार जागतिक पुढारपण अमेरिकेकडे कसं गेलं, या इतिहासातला हा एक अध्याय. म्हटलं तर, नाणेनिधीची सत्तरी हे एक निमित्त झालं, हा इतिहास पुन्हा एकदा पाहण्याचं.